A rare 1674 Solid Silver Lidded Tankard made in York. This classic striaght sided Tankard tapers slightly toward the rim and is embellished with a simple, elegant stylised Chased leaf pattern around the lower third of the sides. The Tankard has a substantial scroll handle and a flat hinged lid with a good sized thumb piece.
Date – 1674.
Made in York.
Maker – Marmaduke Best.
Approx. Weight – 776g / 24.95oz
Approx. Height – 16.4cm
Approx. Diameter at Base – 13cm
Approx. Width incl. Handle – 20.4cm
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